Getting Your Kids Healthy

*Collaborative Post*   Food: Encouraging healthy eating Let’s start by taking a look at the food side of things. Encouraging children to eat healthily can be difficult, especially if they have decided that they hate virtually all vegetables and fruit, which a lot of children claim to! So, what can you do? Well, one of the best things to do is start disguising vegetables into their meals. For example, you can cut up vegetables really small, or you can start {Read More}

10 Top Tips for Sending Your Welcome Email

Image Credit Campaign Monitor  If you’re a blogger or business owner, I’m sure you’ve been guilty of mindlessly adding emails to your database ready to email out all your super-fans with the latest news and deals. But is that really the right thing to do? Do you have to have a welcome email? YES! To show your customer or reader that your business is on top form, you should send a welcome email immediately. Let them know you care and {Read More}

Good spending and saving habits – getting your kids in the know

*Collaborative Post * We all know it’s not easy being parent. But setting them up for their future is something we should all, as parents, prioritise. So, when it comes to money, spending and saving – do you know where to start? You might have an ISA, a savings account or even an investment piece in place for your child – click through to this website to find out more – but what about their own knowledge of the subject? {Read More}

The Biggest Benefits of Starting Your Own Blog

There are a number of benefits you can gain by writing and maintaining a blog. These are important factors to consider when deciding whether to begin blogging, either purely motivated by self-interest or as an added activity to your marketing strategy. Blogging has become an important component of any marketing plan, with numerous top brands listing a blog page on their corporate websites. It is used to disseminate information they deem important and provides their audience with a tailored perspective. {Read More}

Everything you need to know about tyres & car care

If like me you don’t know an awful lot about cars and car maintenance, there are a few things you should be looking at to ensure your car tyres are kept in the best possible condition, especially through the winter months. It’s advisable to get some winter tyres put on your car to help ensure you have the best possible performance in poor weather. Most drivers won’t think about winter tyres or don’t know enough about tyres to consider them {Read More}

How to Revamp a Guest Room On a Budget

The great thing about having a guest room is that you can always welcome friends and family members that come from out of town and provide them with a relaxing, comfy space to spend a few nights. From time to time, a nice revamp of the guest room is more than rejuvenating, as is every house remodelling project. And, it doesn’t have to cost thousands unless, of course, you are after a top-to-bottom makeover. Here are some simple ideas that {Read More}

How to Improve Your Recycling Habits in 2019

*Collaborative Post* How has your year begun? Did you spend the first half of January trying to work out what to do with all the unwanted wrapping paper? Are you still trying to stuff everything into your green bin and hoping for the best? If you feel like you’re more aware of how you manage your post-Christmas recycling than before, it may be thanks in part to Sir David Attenborough, who used last year’s return of Blue Planet to comment {Read More}

3 Failsafe Ways to Keep A Tidy House When You Have Children

*Collaborative Post* As mums, our busy lives can mean that we have little time for staying on top of household chores. Thanks to their high energy levels, our children often end up undoing any tidying that we do manage to fit in within the blink of an eye. However, because of its potential to improve our health and wellbeing, making time to minimise mess can be hugely important – especially for parents. Luckily, there are simple ways to keep our {Read More}

6 places we never clean – but probably should!

*Collaborative Post* If like me, keeping the home fresh, tidy and germ free helps you to sleep at night, then you’ll be no stranger to mops, sponges, buckets and bleach. There’s just great satisfaction from knowing that the house is spotless and if anyone should pop over unexpectedly, then you won’t feel embarrassed! But whether you like to scrub the hob religiously every Tuesday or whether you quickly run the vacuum around on a Sunday before your mum pops over, {Read More}

Top Tips when Moving Home

Have you experienced the stress that moving house can bring? Moving house can be one of the most stressful things you can do in your life. So before you move house, you need to make sure that you’re as prepared as possible. Although our last move was literally a 3 minute car ride away, the whole process was still just as hard. After 3 houses, we have now hopefully settled into our forever home and have learnt a few things {Read More}